If your child needs quality care during school holidays, is between five and 12 years old, and enrolled in primary school – they will love YMCA School Holiday Programs!

About us

We're proud to support families in Echuca and Moama with our YMCA School Holiday Program based at Moama Public School.

This program is run by YMCA Children's Programs – part of YMCA Victoria.

Next program

Bookings are now open for our Autumn School Holiday Program which runs between Tuesday 6 - Friday 16 April 2021.

This nine day program includes a memorable set of activities which are listed below.

Current families can sign into My Family Lounge to make a booking.

New to our programs? Follow the steps outline on our School Holiday Program Bookings page.

 

Date

Activity details

Week 1
Monday
5 April
Public Holiday
Our program is not running on this day.
Tuesday
6 April
Let's Dance
We’ve got a huge day of hip hop dancing, dance jam and karaoke planned. Create your own routine and show us your moves.
Category: Inhouse
Cost: $86.00
Wednesday
7 April
Movies
Lights, camera, action! Sit back and relax watching the latest new release film at the local cinema.
Category: Excursion
Cost: $86.00
Thursday
8 April
Active Attitudes
Get ready, set and go with a fun filled day of cool activities with the team from Active Attitudes.
Category: Inhouse
Cost: $86.00
Friday
9 April
Cake Decorating
Spend the day using your imagination and lots of icing to decorate all things cake related.
Category: Inhouse
Cost: $86.00
Note: Please advise us on any dietary requirements.
Week 2
Monday
12 April
Tie Dying Workshop
Let's get tie dying and create colourful items to take home. What can we make with cool colours and our imagination?
Category: Inhouse
Cost: $86.00
Tuesday
13 April
A Walk in the Park
Lets enjoy a trip to the local park, use the playgrounds and walk in nature. We will top it all off with a picnic.
Category: In House
Cost: $86.00
Note: Please advise us on any dietary requirements.
Wednesday
14 April
Chill Out Challenge
Have you got what it takes to relax to the max? We will me making things to help you to take time to chill out. 
Category: Inhouse
Cost: $86.00
Thursday
15 April
Gravity Shack
Lets get jumping with a trip to Gravity Shack. Heaps of cool activities will also be offered throughout the day.
Category: Excursion to Gravity Shack.
Cost: $86.00
Note: Wear comfortable clothes that are easy to move in.
Friday
16 April
Pizza Party
There's no better way to finish our holidays than with pizza and party games. Join us to celebrate the end of the holidays!
Category: Excursion
Cost: $86.00
Note: Please advise us on any dietary requirements.

  

Activities and learning outcomes

YMCA School Holiday Programs offer a variety of activities to interest your child, such as:

  • arts and crafts
  • music and movement area
  • outdoor and physical space
  • puzzles and board games
  • reading and quiet space
  • science, nature and sensory activities
  • incursion and excursions.

Strict departure hours apply for excursions (please note the times when booking the activity).

Session times

To accommodate our families, we offer YMCA School Holiday Programs between 08:00 and 18:00 during the holidays (see the 'Next program' section above for dates).

 

Co-located programs

The Y also offers the following services nearby:

What to bring

  • Lunch and snack (nutritious & NUT FREE)
  • SunSmart hat and sunscreen
  • Water bottle
  • Weather appropriate clothing and shoes
  • Where activity involves water, please bring swimwear, towel and a change of clothes as required

 

Inclusion

We believe in an inclusive society for all children and families. Children with additional needs are welcome to attend our program. Families must contact the OSHC Coordinator at least four weeks prior to the holiday program to discuss the individual needs of your child and complete any funding applications. Find out more about inclusion at YMCA Children's Programs.

Prices and subsidies

Echuca Moama YMCA School Holiday Program offers in house, incursion and excursion activities during the school holidays.

Our set fee of $86.00 includes all these activities.

Program tables are available to view under the ‘Next program’ section above, prior to the start of each school holiday. These detail the daily activities planned and associated fees. 

Please note: The fees above are not inclusive of any Child Care Subsidy (CCS) entitlements, which may reduce your out-of-pocket expense.

Debit process

Our programs operate on a fortnightly debit cycle, which withdraws payment for the next two weeks of care your family has booked.

If you book an additional day of care during our School Holiday Program, your account will be back charged in the following debit cycle.

Visit our debit process page for a list of forthcoming debit dates.

Bookings and enquiries

To enrol your child in a YMCA School Holiday Program or submit a booking request, go to the bookings page for step by step instructions on how to to get started. Bookings are managed through an online system called My Family Lounge.

If you're not quite ready to book and have a few more questions, our team will be happy to help – simply fill in our enquiry form and someone will get back to you.

Contact details

 

Location

Echuca Moama YMCA School Holiday Program is located at:

Moama Public School
Simms Street
Moama
NSW 2731

Other programs available nearby